Indigo Art Prize 2005 – Winner

Liverpool-based Art Consultants and suppliers Indigo Art have announced the winner of their 2005 art prize. Cornwall-based painter David Briggs collects the £2,500 prize. David...

£110,000 Grant for Lady Lever Art Gallery

£110,000 Grant for Lady Lever Art Gallery Gift from The Johnson Foundation The Lady Lever Art Gallery has received a generous award of £110,000 over five...

Lennon’s Balloons

I got caught up in a bit of a media circus yesterday. Went to Mathew St. at 11.00 to see people commemorating 25 years...

New £23m JMU Art and Design College

Looks great, I'm looking forward to it but I'm having real trouble working out exactly where it is, I need to see the map. From...

Aesthetica Magazine

Catching up on some reading today, I have just been perusing the latest issue of Aesthetica, a quarterly magazine for contemporary writing, arts,...

Liverpool Santa Dash

Not an artwork, though I suppose if Jeremey Deller organised it then it would be, but good fun. Over 4,000 Santas took part in...

Arts Prize Saves Work of Disabled Sculptor

The work of a disabled sculptor who died in August will be saved thanks to a prestigious arts award. Adam Reynolds will be posthumously awarded...

Met Quarter to include public art

Laura Davis reports in today's Daily Post... Milligan, developer of the Met Quarter on Victoria Street, wants to create a shopping experience that will befit...

Liverpool’s Xmas Lights are Green

My endless trawl of the internet in search of items relating to Liverpool art and culture unearths all kinds of bits and pieces. Here's...

Liverpool News gets my Expert Opinion

Did you know there's a nice little online newspaper called 'Liverpool News' which is run by John Moores University final-year journalism students? Its updated every...

DaDaFest Starts

A musical based on the Thalidomide controversy will open this year's deaf and disability arts festival in Liverpool. The show takes an uncompromising - and...

Open Studios 50 Parr Street

The artists studios at 50 Parr St. are still open to the public until tomorrow- November 24th. 11.00-17.00. Well worth a look, I'm sure...

Open galleries later to cut binge drinking

Haha, they obviously haven't seen what goes on at Private Viewings. From the Guardian... London's museums and art galleries should open until 10pm at weekends so...

The Lights Are On

I went along to St Georges Plateau to witness the big celebrity switch on of the Liverpool Christmas lights last night. I knew I...

Latest Arts Projects Awards from NW Arts Council

Press Releas from North West Arts Council... Over £700,000 have been awarded to regional arts projects and artists from Arts Council England, North West in...

Emin Sculpture in the news again

The only thing that bothers me about this report is that, yet again, emails have been leaked. Emails shouldn't leak! More effort should be...

Liverpool takes culture plans to Brussels

From the Liverpool Culture Company... The Liverpool Culture Company is taking its plans for 2008 to the heart of Europe. On Wednesday (November 23rd), culture and...

Liverpool Decorative and Fine Arts Society

LDFAS is affiliated to NADFAS - National Association for Decorative and Fine Arts. They have high quality lecturers from the NADFAS Directory at their meetings...

Shop at FACT

There's a nice little shop area in FACT now selling FACT's own books, catalogs, DVDs etc amongst other things. Not a lot of stock...

Homotopia Closing Party this Saturday

I have been bombarded the last couple of days with reminders for this closing event, which presumably means there's still a good few tickets...